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“Happy gatherings”

Cobblestone Bistro & Bakery
Ranked #1 of 3 Dessert in Port Elizabeth
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $3 - $10
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Good for: Large groups
Dining options: Breakfast, Reservations
Description: We concentrate on the old-fashioned, natural grained breads which are made from stone-ground flour, some of which we mill, therefore, the flour retains all the germ and bran which produces a rich, nutty, almost caramel-coloured bread, containing no preservatives or additives making it highly nutritious and healthy.Our Menu is filled with tempting meals - Breakfast, Lunch or Dinner that will make you miss home. Comfort food just the way mom used to make it. - Slow Cooked Oxtail (Mom's Own) - Pork Fillet - Curries - Bobotie - Creamy Chicken LiversOur Sweets department will satisfy any Sweettooth. Ranging from: - Magic Bars (Yummy) - Cheese Cake (Mom's Recipe) - Brownies - Lemon Meringues
Reviewed August 27, 2013

Visiting a friend in PE she introduced me to the friendly owners of this warm coffee shop in which the lovely aroma of freshly baked bread lingered. Went there twice for breakfast and both times I was very satisfied. The service was swift, the food a good helping and their Red Cappuccino is divine! Even brought home a slice of their "Magic Bars" - decadent layers of chocolate, fudge & biscuit. Mmm... This bakery/coffee shop has a lovely warmth to it and we sure enjoyed our gatherings there. The menu also has quite a variety on offer. Would love to go back there someday for lunch.

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Reviewed July 30, 2013

We used to love this place. The food was good and even though the service was slow we didn't mind the wait knowing what was coming out of the kitchen. The new owners are very pleasant and the portions are ample, pricing is also good. The missing ingrediant is that quantity does not replace quality and serving huge portions that are heavy and filling does not make up for losing the finess that used to be there. The pizzas are huge but thick and doughy. The breakfasts are served with vast quatities of ciabatta and it is all jsut a bit too much. The setting is still good and the service is fine.

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1  Thank Sarahthexton
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Reviewed May 4, 2013

Ordered the Cobblestone breakfast which gave us the feeling and taste that we where having a wholesome farmers meal. They went the extra mile, eg the tomatoes where roasted with a touch of herbs, the beans had been prepared with finely diced onions, and the boerewors was good not fatty. Homemade toasted pot bread accompanied the meal with honey on the side. We left feeling satisfied that this was a delicious, non greasy (which happens so often), breakfast, and we will definitely be going back.

Thank bridigit
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Reviewed December 27, 2012

Great place to escape... a number of original items on their menu and daily they bake a variety of fresh breads from stoneground flour as well as other baked goodies including a good selection of gluten-free breads.

Their pizzas are excellent and I loved the smoked chicken pita! Good friendly service!

1  Thank CraigDuffield
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Reviewed October 23, 2012

They have the most amazing treats here. My favourite are the magic bars. Lovely coffee and friendly staff.

1  Thank QuinGERB
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